About Ethan

Ethan Marcotte is a web designer & developer, a speaker and author.

Ethan lives in Boston, Massachusetts, and is passionate about beautiful design, elegant code, and the intersection of the two. He is a popular and experienced speaker, having been featured at An Event Apart, Carsonified Workshop, and South by Southwest, and co-hosts the Handcrafted CSS seminar series with Dan Cederholm.

More fun facts: Ethan has a blog, and blathers incessantly on Twitter. His clientele has included People Magazine, New York Magazine, the Sundance Film Festival, The Boston Globe, and the World Wide Web Consortium. Also, he is tall.

Ethan’s available for hire. If you'd like to get in touch, please do!

Selected Writing

  1. Responsive Web Design

    by Ethan Marcotte

    (A Book Apart, 2011)

  2. Designing with Web Standards, Third edition

    by Jeffrey Zeldman with Ethan Marcotte

    (New Riders, 2009)

  3. Handcrafted CSS

    by Dan Cederholm with Ethan Marcotte

    (New Riders, 2009)


  1. Responsive Web Design

    A List Apart, May 2010

  2. Fluid Images

    Unstoppable Robot Ninja, April 2009

  3. Fluid Grids

    A List Apart, March 2009

  4. Where Our Standards Went Wrong

    A List Apart, February 2007

Selected Work

Drop Me A Line

Ethan’s available for hire. If you'd like to get in touch, use the form below to do so!

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